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Alex Katz's Birthday and "The New"

The Allen Ginsberg Project has a good, typically link-rich post up today in honor of the painter Alex Katz’s 87th birthday.  (I’ve written before about Katz and his close ties to New York School poetry… 268 more words

John Ashbery

Swedish 'doings'

Finally, due to the miraculous intercession of the ‘Angel Anders’, Free’s long suffering engine Polly roared into action after a bewildering amount of defects, most of which were out of my ken. 627 more words

Come to the Edge

Come to the edge.
We can’t. We’re afraid.

Come to the edge.
We can’t. We’ll fall!

Come to the edge.
And they came.
And he pushed them. 8 more words

The Feminine Side of Cubism: Marie Laurencin

On the 8th of June 1956, Cubist artist Marie Laurencin died in Paris at the age of 72. During her lifetime, Laurencin achieved a successful international reputation, especially in the 1920s and 1930s. 689 more words

Art History

The Feminine Side of Cubism: Marie Laurencin

On the 8th of June 1956, Cubist artist Marie Laurencin died in Paris at the age of 72. During her lifetime, Laurencin achieved a successful international reputation, especially in the 1920s and 1930s. 689 more words

Art History